Affiliation: Hospital Universitario
Palomar A, Portillo A, Mazuelas D, Roncero L, Arizaga J, Crespo A, et al
. Molecular analysis of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus and Rickettsia in Hyalomma marginatum ticks removed from patients (Spain) and birds (Spain and Morocco), 2009-2015. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2016;7:983-987 pubmed publisher
..This study corroborates the presence of R. aeschlimannii in Spain and Morocco, and supports that H. marginatum can be a potential vector of R. sibirica subsp. mongolitimonae in the Iberian Peninsula. ..
Palomar A, Portillo A, Santibáñez P, Mazuelas D, Roncero L, Gutierrez O, et al
. Presence of Borrelia turdi and Borrelia valaisiana (Spirochaetales: Spirochaetaceae) in Ticks Removed From Birds in the North of Spain, 2009-2011. J Med Entomol. 2017;54:243-246 pubmed publisher
..In addition, the detection of B. turdi and B. valaisiana in H. punctata and I. frontalis ticks, respectively, is reported for the first time. ..